What Happened on May 14, 2018

Historical Events

  • Arsenal finish EPL season in 6th place on 63 points; fail to qualify for the UEFA Champions League for the first time since 1997
  • Boulder City Council in Colorado votes to ban assault weapons
  • Chinese mountain climber and double amputee Xia Boyu reaches the summit of Mt Everest
  • Indian politician Shashi Tharoor is charged by police with driving his wife to commit suicide

Film & TV History

Melania Trump, wife of US President Donald Trump, is treated in hospital for a benign kidney condition

  • Successful memory transfer in snails achieved by scientists from University of California published in journal "eNeuro"
  • US Supreme Court strikes down federal law banning sports gambling in most states
2018 History

Famous Deaths

  • Doug Ford, American golfer (PGA Championship 1955, US Masters 1957), dies at 95
  • Tom Wolfe, American journalist and author (The Right Stuff), dies at 88

About May 14, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Is America - Childish Gambino
  • UK #1 Song: One Kiss - Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa